Head of Accounting

Job description

Every big company starts small. What was once a small garage project is now one of the 35 most visited websites in the world! Our teams have worked hard to get us here, and we’re looking for persistent minds to keep pushing forward. Join our #DoclerSquad and work with peers from over 30 different countries, tackling exciting projects, having fun, and helping to shape the #LifeAtDocler.

With us, you will…

  • Manage global controlling function and closely cooperate with global finance operations function
  • Develop, improve and implement effective and harmonized finance operations/accounting processes Group-wide
  • Continuously develop, improve, implement and monitor internal controls framework across the Group
  • Have overall responsibility for the general ledger of the Group entities and ensure compliance with statutory/regulatory requirements and applicable accounting standards, across various jurisdictions
  • Supervise and manage the Group’s finance and have overall responsibility for the Group’s intercompany landscape and consolidation
  • Manage external audit processes and liaise with external auditors to ensure smooth planning, process and completion of the stand-alone audits and the Group’s consolidated audits
  • Act as the business owner of the Group’s financial software – D365 for general ledger and Sigma for consolidation
  • Closely cooperate with tax, legal and especially with financial planning and forecasting team for regular reporting inputs
  • Cross-departmentally collaborate with stakeholders of the finance processes, raise awareness and visibility of the finance department throughout the Group
  • Be responsible for 40+ people globally, supervise and guide finance staff including accounting and controlling, consolidation, finance operations and business information
  • Report directly to our CFO


What we expect from you…

  • Experience in finance management roles in multinational company; previous team management experience is a must
  • Experience at a senior level in a publicly traded company and/or previous IPO experience, a plus
  • Strong, influential and yet respectful style of management
  • Ability to establish effective cross-departmental relationships
  • Ability to interpret and clearly explain complex financial and accounting data to non-finance staff
  • Chartered accounting qualification with significant post-qualification experience
  • Lux GAAP and IFRS experience; US GAAP a plus
  • Experience with transfer pricing mechanisms and processes a plus

During the recruitment process candidates will be requested to provide with a recent criminal record extract for background screening purpose.

In return, you will get…

  • An attractive salary package that matches your role and responsibilities.
  • Relocation package and possibility of moving assistance by a relocation agency
  • Multicultural team with 30+ nationalities
  • Creative office with chill rooms located in a prestigious area of Kirchberg.
  • Private health insurance, meal vouchers, additional holidays based on length of employment, daily fruits, tea, coffee, and vitamins

We are in it for the long haul so your future is safe with us.

We are always on the lookout for fresh talent to join our #doclersquad!

And more benefits…

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